Eric is a native Michigander with an interest in geogrpahy and history - but the reads won't be as snoozy as you might remember from school. In a previous life he was lead explorer of Season 1 of the Haunts and Legends of New York video series (http://bit.ly/HauntsAndLegendsNYS) and host of Foodamazoo (http://bit.ly/Foodamazoo).
This Video of a Semi Crossing the Mackinac Bridge During the Polar Vortex Is as Extreme As…
This video, recording during the Polar Vortex storm from January 2019 will give you the same on-the-edge-of-your-seat feeling you likely got watching Ice Road Truckers.
More Great Lakes Mothman Sightings – This Time in Indiana
A winged-manlike creature, like the infamous Point Pleasant Mothman has been sighted around Lake Michigan, and now in east-central Indiana near Muncie.
Mount Arvon is No Longer Michigan’s Highest Point, This Pile of Mining Waste Is
Mount Arvon in northern Michigan's Huron Mountains has always been considered the highest point in the state. Surprisingly, that high point has been replaced by a pile of mining waste from the Tiden Mine near Ishpeming.
Michigan’s Exit 343 is an Exit to Nowhere And Everything
Exit 343 on Interstate 75 in Michigan could be considered an exit to nowhere. There is no highway, no connection to anyplace other than an amazing view of the Mackinac Bridge.
Yoopers, If You’re Not Cooking Sausage In Your Sauna, You’re Doing it Wrong
If you're lucky enough to own a sauna, we have a question for you, have you ever used those hot coals to cook sausage?
These 8 Upper Peninsula Locations Are Actually South of the Mackinac Bridge
Maybe being "Up North" is just a state of mind, when you consider how many spots in the Upper Peninsula area actually south of the Mackinac Bridge.
Ice Balls Are Back on Lake Michigan – Watch Them Roll Along the Shore
The Great Lakes create some incredible natural phenomena each winter. Perhaps nothing is more amazing than the ice balls that occasionally float to the shore.
1641 Thought This is What Michigan Looks Like
Call is the "oddest depiction" of Michigan you've ever seen. Just try to pick out Michigan from this 1641 map.
This Frightening Theory Will Make You Deeply Regret Doing the ‘How Are You Aging’ Challeng…
Like so many things on social media the 'How Are You Aging' Challenge seems like innocent fun, but digging a little deeper exposes a potentially frightening reality.
This Shirt Views Michigan from a Yooper Perspective
Nearly everyone from Michigan, no matter the peninsula, takes pride in the UP. Miles of unspoiled country and Great Lakes shorelines for days. Plus, we got it in trade for Toledo. Thanks Ohio, sorry Wisconsin.
Every Michigan Community Needs a Walk-Up Breakfast Sandwich Shop like this Detroit Joint
Caution, don't watch this video early in the morning when you're hungry, you will begin making a beeline to downtown Detroit to check out Iggy's Eggies.
Montana is Considering a New State Song – Michigan Desperately Needs One
A state representative in Montana recently made news considering a new song for that state. Michigan desperately needs to follow suit and find a new official state song.